Playa del Carmen Things to Do

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  • 1. Beaches

    So, I know what you may be thinking, I hit the century mark on countries and I go a little soft, perhaps a bit too trusting. However, rest assured, no unnecessary risks were taken. My sweet date and...

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  • 2. 5th Avenue

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Enjoying time with new people...... Mexico Beaches - Playa Del Carmen and Cozumel Mexico has beautiful beaches on both the Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Aqui con un nuevo amigo.... esperando que ya...

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  • 3. Day Trips

    Definitely the highlight of my vacation! This was a full day island tour from Playa del Carmen to Isla Cozumel and the fun never stopped. First we took the ferry (included in the tour price) and then...

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  • 4. Snorkeling

    This was the coolest excursion we have ever been on by far. Everything else is at least a distant third. The owners of h2oh Sun Cruises are a blast. We had non stop fun from when we left the marina...

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  • 5. Tulum

    Take a road trip to Tulum....and bring your bathing suit for a swim in the beautiful beach. Spend your day visiting Tulum. Arrive early to avoid the crowds. Wander around and witness the beautiful...

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  • 6. Cenotes

    3 out of 5 stars

    We visited cenote call Ik-Kil coming back to Playa from Chichen Itza. Cenote a Mayan word is a natural sinkhole in the earth surface. Ik-Kil (Sacred Blue Cenote) is a picturesque beautiful sinkhole...

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  • 7. Xel-Ha

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Rio de la Vida means River of Life. This is the main estuary for Xel Ha lagoon. There is a cement path way around the lagoon. At the far end from the dinning area there path leads to an arch which is...

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  • 8. Cozumel

    You can visit Cozumel either by signing up for a guided visit from Playa del Carmen or by taking the ferry and touring by yourself. The ferry takes about 30-35 minutes and cost 312 pesos round trip...

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  • 9. Ferry to Cozumel

    My family and I wanted to rent a scooter for our trip to Cozumel, but had a terrible experience. We used Ado tours which was located across from the ferry ticket booth and would NEVER recommend them...

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  • 10. Chichén Itzà

    Roughly by car it took 2.5 to 3hr from Playa del Carmen to Chichen Itza. This Mayan ruin is something else. My first impression for me was definitely a wow factor. We had a tour guide who was a Mayan...

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  • 11. Xcaret

    Within several dozen kilometres of Playa Del Carmen are a multitude of different "ecological" and nature parks. Some are more environmentally friendly, some have more activities, some are quiet and...

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  • 12. Swim with Dolphins

    This is something my girlfriend has always wanted to do and myself have as well. It was my 23rd birthday when out in Mexico so we booked to do this on my birthday. We could have just booked a swimming...

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  • 13. Ecopark Kantun Chi

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Before the Grotto tour, we visited this small Cenote and swam in it, at the beggining we were quite suspicious and the water was very cold, but was a good preparation for the dive in the big cenotes...

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  • 14. Mayan Ruins

    Now here's something I did not know! There are some fairly nice Mayan ruins within the town of Playa Del Carmen itself! Some sizable pyramids and structures are scattered throughout the Playacar...

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  • 15. Akumal Beach

    We got a taxi to Akumal beach because its a bit of a drive off the main high way or we would have got the bus. The taxi cost us $10 from our hotel but we was quite close. We ended up spending half a...

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  • 16. Excursions

    We did 2 excursions while staying at the Viva Wyndham Azteca. We signed up for both through our Sunwind rep, First was the half day snorkeling tour. We paid for a half day snorkeling tour that was...

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  • 17. Cobà

    Coba is a wonderful day trip from PDC. It is about 110 Km and takes about 1.5 hours to get there. Entrance fee is 59 pesos as of March 2014. There are three main areas. What is unique about Coba is...

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  • 18. Watersports

    There is a place in Cancun that catters to all you wakeboarders out there in the middle of a lagoon. $25 USD for 15 minutes or $100 for 5 X 15 min sessions (call Scott for more package prices) He...

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  • 19. Aktun Chen Monkey

    At Aktun Chen, in addition to some animals in pens. some roam freely. A friend had told us about these squirrel monkeys. This one took a strong liking to my partner. To the point of, almost...

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  • 20. Sky diving

    I went skydiving in Playa del Carmen, under Skydive Cancun. The service was unbelievably wonderful! Since me and my friend, Jessica is deaf, they gave us a PERFORMANCE to teach us of what to do...

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  • 21. Mayans

    After visiting all those great places filled with Mayan Culture, save at least one day just to relax in your all inclusive. Take advantage of the beach, pool and have a siesta, some drinks, a good...

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  • 22. Scuba Diving

    For enthusiasts. The cenotes are the sh!t. You will never experience anything as triped out under water in your life. Diving is another world in itself, however doing so in the caves of the cenotes...

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  • 23. Silver Shops

    I am posting today, hoping I can prevent someone in the future from making the mistake I did in Carmen del Playa. I was taken completely off guard by a sales person at a shop on 5th Avenue called...

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  • 24. Driving in Yucatan

    We drove Playa Carmen - Merida - stayed overnight in merida - then to Izamal - Chichen Itza overnight - Ek Balam - Playa Carmen. We did not have a single road problem other than the bugs and insects...

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  • 25. DIY daytrip-Tulum, Akumal, Yalku

    Since we had four people, we decided that instead of doing an organized trip that we would do it by taxi. To do what we wanted to do, it would have been...

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